In addition to the as we reported on Friday, it looks like Apple is set to change the .Mac service to as well.  MacRumors found some Apple names in the registration information of which now point to – a social networking site.

Markmonitor is sure doing a poor job of hiding Apple’s domain ambitions.

As there is much code in the upcoming iPhone SDK linking to where .Mac used to exist, it is likely that the upgrade will be announced at WWDC with direct tie-ins with the new iPhone and iPhone software.

Why change from .Mac to  Very likely so that the service can become  Cross-platform

We’ll see next week!

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